Tiger Warrington

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Tiger Warrington
Rated atlight heavyweight
Born(1914-04-12)12 April 1914
Died9 March 1978(1978-03-09) (aged 63)
Boxing record
Total fights52

Terrence "Tiger" Warrington (12 April 1914 — 9 March 1978) was a professional Canadian boxer from Liverpool, Nova Scotia. He competed in the light heavyweight and heavyweight category between 1934 and 1952.[1][2]

Warrington was ranked by Ring magazine in the top-10 best light-heavyweight boxers worldwide.[1] He became Canadian light heavyweight champion in 1935 and Canadian heavyweight champion in 1936.[1]

Warrington is induced in the Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame.[1] Since 2018 Warrington has a statue located on Liverpool's waterfront in Privateer Park.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Terrence Warrington". Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame. Retrieved 16 June 2022.
  2. "Tiger Warrington". boxerlist.com. Retrieved 16 June 2022.
  3. "Tiger Warrington statue unveiled in Liverpool". saltwire.com (in Dutch). 11 July 2018. Retrieved 16 June 2022 – via Delpher.